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Financial Literacy
youth month
Credit Union Youth Month A Good Reminder to Parents Marshfield Medical Center Credit Union (MMCCU) is currently celebrating Credit Union Youth Month, a time dedicated to teaching children all about saving, spending, and other financial topics. The Buikauskis family have been MMCCU members for about 12 years, and though April may be Credit Union Youth...
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With stimulus checks arriving for many Americans, those with children can expect more payments in 2021. Under the American Rescue Plan, those with children between ages 6-17 can expect to receive payments of $250 per month during the second half of 2021 for each child. For children younger than 6, the monthly allotment is $300...
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Who can finance through MMCCU? If you are an MMCCU member, financing may be available to you through MMCCU. If you are not a member, learn more about how to become one here. What financing is available through MMCCU? MMCCU can provide financing to eligible individuals for mortgage, auto, and more. There is a wide...
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Sales of recreational vehicles have climbed in the past year and spring is a great time to enjoy a new RV. “Spring is always a good time to buy these vehicles as this is the time they will get the most use,” said Jerry Litwaitis, VP of Lending at Marshfield Medical Center Credit Union (MMCCU)....
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Co-op Shared Branching, a network unique to credit unions in which members of a participating credit union can transact “simple” transactions at other credit union locations, is available at nearly 6,000 locations. Currently, more than 2,000 credit unions participate. A member wintering in Arizona, for example, can locate a participating credit union close by and...
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Friday of America Saves Week Did you learn what you needed to know about money as a child, from your parents, other adult role models, or school? For many Americans, that answer is no. As we round out America Saves Week, we want you to spend time thinking about how you can instill ways to...
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Thursday of America Saves Week It’s Day Four of America Saves Week, and here’s the ONE take away you need to know as you consider today’s focus, “Save by Reducing Debt”: WHEN YOU PAY DOWN YOUR DEBT, YOU’RE SAVING! By actively reducing your debt, you are saving on interest. When you pay on time, you...
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Wednesday of America Saves Week Many of us have thought about retirement. You may already be saving for it, which is excellent. But have you thought about HOW you want to retire? More specifically, have you thought about what it will take to continue to live the lifestyle you have or the lifestyle you want...
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Tuesday of America Saves Week Day Two of America Saves Week has us preparing for something that we should all actually expect: To have an “unexpected” financial emergency. Today, for Save for the Unexpected Day of America Saves Week, we’ll check in with ourselves to ensure that we are building an emergency fund. Yesterday we...
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Monday of America Saves Week It’s America Saves Week! Each year we encourage our community to dedicate this week to pause and do a financial check-in, and this year is no different. Chances are that you are someone you love has experienced a loss of income since the onset of Covid-19 in America— so what...
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